Urban Country

Santa Monica, CA

About Urban Country

Urban Country houses unique objects and colorful remnants of America's past. Starting in the late 1990's, Steven Schwartz and Casey Hale have focused the Urban Country collection on anonymous American Folk art as well as pieces from carnivals, circuses and sideshows of the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Vintage sideshow banners, shooting galleries and ventriloquist heads are on display alongside vintage industrial furniture and lighting, antique American flags, massive 19th century general store tables, anonymous American folk art and humorous vintage and antique ro...Read More

Urban Country

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J.W. Fiske & Company
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Antique Late 19th Century United States Folk Art Statues
Iron
J.W. Fiske foundry attributed cast iron Whippet. Incredible white paint surface with many different layers of white paint.
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Mid-20th Century United States Steampunk Sculptures and Carvings
Copper
Iconic Americana Campbell's soup Bronx toy factory toy mold. Fantastic patinated copper form that was attached to an Apparatus that would remove the latex after cooling and setting. ...
Unknown
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Antique 19th Century Folk Art Religious Items
Plaster
Great pair of lifesize Joseph and Mary statues. Very nice facial expressions. Found in the southwestern US. Priced for the pair.
Unknown
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20th Century United States Folk Art Carnival Art
Iron
Very large and thick vintage iron goose target with heavily patinated original white paint surface.
Unknown
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Early 20th Century United States Steampunk Chandeliers and Pendants
Copper, Iron
Found in a factory in the Midwestern United States. Copper Industrial light fixture with great patina.
Unknown
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Early 20th Century United States Folk Art Carnival Art
Iron, Wood, Paint
These carousel horses, from an early 20th century Vermont park, are rare in their simplicity of form. Please note that these are priced individually. The gray horse in the group pict...
Unknown
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Vintage 1950-1959 United States Folk Art Carnival Art
Fantastic turtle baby sideshow banner. Great colors and a nice manageable size. This banner was found outside of Chicago and most likely the work of Nieman Eisman of Nieman Studios. ...
Unknown
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Early 20th Century United States Folk Art More Furniture and Collectibles
Bronze
Fantastic cast bronze vintage letters. Great way to get your point across! Salvaged from a building in the midwest. Great patinated bronze surface.
Snap Wyatt
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Vintage 1950-1959 United States Folk Art Carnival Art
Canvas, Iron
Fantastic "Plenty For Two" sideshow banner painted by Snap Wyatt. Great manageable size.
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Vintage 1930-1939 United States Folk Art More Folk Art
Wood
1938 bandstand tip "Kitty" found in Spokane, WA. hand-painted wood construction. Pinned paper maker's mark reads "Band Kitty made by Leno for Ted Fishbach 1938 guitar ...
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Vintage 1940-1949 United States Folk Art Painted Furniture
Wood
Popeye Folk Art wooden table. hand-carved with original paint surface, circa 1940s. Four hand-carved Popeye figures decorate the four corners of the table. Great alligatored paint su...
Unknown
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Vintage 1940-1949 United States Folk Art Sculptures and Carvings
Wood
Folky hand-carved dog head found in the midwest.

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